"Marathon Men"
Season 7, Episode 1
#136 in Series
Episode Information
Network: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date: November 2. 1980
Written by: Bob Bendetson & Howard Bendetson
Directed by: Bob Lally
Production code: 7.1 / 701
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Marathon Men was the 136th overall episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the opening episode of Season 7. Directed by Bob Lally and written by brother Bob and Howard Bendetson, the episode made its premiere on CBS-TV on November 2, 1980.


George and Tom get into an argument over who's in better shape, so to prove who actually is, George and Tom agree to run in a marathon through Central Park.


Tom and George compete in a marathon to see who's in better physical shape. But a careless remark sparks competition between Helen and Louise.

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